Maimana Kilim Runner - 2' x 6'6" (61cm x 197cm)
This is a Kilim rug, also known as Killam or Killim. Kilim rugs are flat tapestry-woven carpets. Since they are flat-woven, they often do not have a ‘pile’. They are usually produced by nomads in Iran. They are used for the floor, and also for hanging on the wall, tents, and curtains.
This rug is made from wool. This rug's natural material is soft, warm, and durable - a practical choice for any area, even with high foot traffic. The most popular material used for rugs for thousands of years, a wool rug will provide you a lifetime of comfort with easy upkeep.
This rug is made in Afghanistan. Afghan rugs are mostly assembled in northern and western Afghanistan, by various tribes and ethnic groups but mainly by Turkmen. Almost all of Afghan weavers make rugs that are about the same as those they have woven for decades.Various vegetable, and other natural dyes are the foundation of afghan rugs. The most typical rug that is made by Afghans is that of the octagonal elephant's foot (Bukhara) print, often with a red background.
This runner is made for hallways (or other narrow areas) of all sizes. The edges and binding are all finished to a fixed length.
This small rug is perfect for entry-ways, small rooms, bathrooms, kitchens, and more. In a bedroom, try placing one on each side of the bed. In the kitchen, this rug would be great for standing on. In any other room, this small rug is the perfect touch for any area that needs to be made more comfortable.